University Planning Council

University Planning Council (UPC) Charge:

The UPC will serve in an advisory capacity to the President by overseeing and reviewing the implementation of the University’s Strategic Plan and will provide status reports to the President and Cabinet on a bi-annual basis.

University Planning Council Members
(Fall 2014)

  • Dr. Ellen Junn, Provost and Vice President, Academic Affairs (Co-Chair)
  • Dr. William Franklin, Interim Vice President, Enrollment Management and Student Affairs (Co-Chair)
  • Mr. Theodore Byrne, Associate Professor, Public Administration & Chair, University Budget Committee
  • Mr. Robert Fenning, Vice President, Administration & Finance
  • Mr. Christopher Fernandez, ASI President
  • Ms. Naomi Goodwin, Chief of Staff
  • Dr. Ivonne Heinze-Balcazar, Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Modern Languages (Academic Senate Appointee)
  • Ms. Nathlyn Hirohama, Network Services Coordinator (Staff Representative Appointed by the President)
  • Mr. Chris Manriquez, Vice President, Information Technology
  • Dr. Jerry Moore, Professor, Anthropology & Academic Senate Chair
  • Dr. Thomas Norman, Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Management and Marketing (Academic Senate Appointee)
  • Ms. Carrie Stewart, Vice President, University Advancement
  • Ms. Neisha Rhodes, Assistant to the Provost (Staff Support)